Fire involving a patio heater

Energy type: 
LPG
 
Event summary: 
Energy Safety was advised of a fire involving a patio heater by the New Zealand Fire Service.
 
Accident ID: 
160103 01
 
Accident date: 
2 January 2016
 
Site: 
Domestic
 
Environment: 
Building
 
Voltage: 
1
 
Equipment: 
Patio Heater
 
Accident type: 
Fire and explosion
 
Casualty: 
Non-fatality
 
Injury: 
No injury
 
Property damage level: 
No property damage
 
Outcome of investigation: 

Energy Safety has tried to contact the owner of the appliance to get the appliance in for testing. The owner has not responded to calls so the event has been closed due to lack of information.